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1  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Completed Projects / Re: Delicious Apple Cinnamon Tart Soap WITH TUTORIAL on: December 24, 2007 01:28:36 PM
I'll have to try as soon as I get a little more adventurous with MP!

Ok, apparently by this I actually meant "tonight". I used your wonderful tute and voila!
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I wish I had used a little more apple FO in the middle layer, but overall I'm so happy with them! They smell so yummy! Thanks a ton, letusplay, you rock and I can't wait for your next projects!  Cheesy

WOW! That looks BEYOND awesome!
2  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Completed Projects / Re: Delicious Apple Cinnamon Tart Soap WITH TUTORIAL on: December 19, 2007 08:32:34 AM
FO is fragrance oil-synthetic scents.

MP is melt and pour-the kind of soap you buy at craft stores, ,elt down, and pour into molds.
3  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Completed Projects / Re: Soap and more soap on: December 05, 2007 11:26:18 AM
Melt and pour doesnt need to cure!

They are ready to give!

Also, melt and pour needs to be airtight until used. Plastic or shrink wrap.
4  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Completed Projects / Re: New CP Soaps on: November 29, 2007 12:45:32 PM
First I cut up and boiled the carrots in water until they were mushy.

The I drained them and used my stickblender to whip them up.

I used half the amount of water my recipe called for, and mixed up my lye water. Added to oils.

THEN at trace I added the other half of the water required, but as pureed carrots.
5  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Discussion and Questions / Re: Sugar scrub recipes for sensitive skin on: November 14, 2007 06:39:36 AM
Try a sugar and safflower oil scrub. You can leave it unscented (safflower isnt strong smelling) or if you want a scent add a tiny bit of EO or FO.
6  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Discussion and Questions / Re: Easy recipes for christmas ideas?? plz help on: November 08, 2007 06:02:58 AM
Vitamin E oil is NOT a preservative.

It is an anti-oxidant.

 It helps some oils from going bad.

For scrubs, you need a REAL preservative, when water gets in there, it breeds bacteria. No vitamin E oil will help you there. Trust me, I wouldn't then be paying extra for Phenonip
7  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Discussion and Questions / Re: CP Soap HELP on: November 07, 2007 09:15:06 AM
I shred while still fresh. I am impatient and hate waiting.
8  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Discussion and Questions / Re: CP Soap HELP on: November 07, 2007 05:02:58 AM
I rebatch two ways

1. cook my shreds with the tiniest bit of liquid. I generlly use bout  tsp. per pound.

2. This is my favorite way- make  small batch of plain soap. (I do  pound) Add shreds. (I use 3-4 pounds shreds) stickblend until smooth and traced. Add fragrance/additives.
9  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Discussion and Questions / Re: Gift Basket Crisis HELP on: November 06, 2007 06:02:10 AM
Thanks!
10  BATH AND BEAUTY / Bath and Beauty: Discussion and Questions / Re: Gift Basket Crisis HELP on: November 05, 2007 08:02:53 AM
You really need a preservative for both, once water hits those puppies...
Breeding ground for bacteria!

I prefer sugar because it's gentler and doesn't burn of scrapes and cuts.

Thanks! You mean the texture and color of my soaps? Or scrub?
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